Dental bridges are a standard solution for replacing missing teeth. They can be made of metal, porcelain, or both. With the help of an oral surgeon and a specialist dentist, they are designed to fill in the gap created by one or more missing teeth. Dental bridges are placed onto adjacent teeth so that the… Continue reading Introduction to Dental Bridges
Cosmetic dentistry can give you the smile of your dreams and restore your self-esteem. The power of an improved smile is unmistakable. It can revitalize your social and professional life while giving you newfound confidence. Our practice offers a number of cosmetic dentistry treatments including professional teeth whitening, porcelain veneers, and white restorations. Professional Teeth… Continue reading Improve Your Smile and Confidence with These Cosmetic Procedures
Do you know what to do when a dental emergency strikes? While many dental injuries can be prevented, there is always a chance that you or a loved one could develop a painful infection or have an accident that leads to broken or knocked out teeth. The first step to handling a dental emergency is… Continue reading Be the Hero in a Dental Emergency
Although dental implants are a relatively newer treatment option, you’ve probably heard something about them because of their popularity. Perhaps you watched a news segment about dental implants or know someone who received implants as a tooth replacement solution. Following are four facts about dental implants that might surprise you. Dental Implants Are Biocompatible Dental… Continue reading 4 Things You May Not Know About Dental Implants
If you know someone who’s worn Invisalign or if you’ve seen an advertisement on television for clear braces, there’s a good chance you are interested in this treatment option. The idea of enjoying more comfortable and very discreet orthodontic treatment is hard for many people to pass up. If you’re wondering how to find out… Continue reading How do I get started with Invisalign?
Did you know that plaque and tartar are some of the most common threats to your oral health? These substances contribute to the development of conditions like tooth decay and periodontal (gum) disease. Fortunately, there is good news. You can control plaque and tartar with proper oral hygiene and by scheduling routine checkups and cleanings… Continue reading Common Oral Health Problems: Plaque and Tartar
Dentures are a consideration when biological teeth have been lost. There are different types of dentures; a discussion with your dentist will outline your options. Your trusted dental care provider has your best interest at heart so following their advice is going to provide you with the teeth replacement solution best suited for your lifestyle… Continue reading Adjusting to Dentures: What should I expect during the first few weeks?
While you understand the importance of having your teeth cleaned every six months, did you know that the dental exam performed by your dentist is an important step to maintaining exceptional oral health? Four Things You May Not Realize Occur During Your Dental Exam X-rays Reviewed – If x-rays are called for at your appointment,… Continue reading 4 Things You Need to Know About Your Dental Exams
When root canal therapy is recommended, some patients may panic. After all, everyone has heard about someone’s experience, although very likely embellished when told by a friend, relative, or coworker. The truth is a root canal is a very simple procedure that accomplishes a great deal. Myths and Truths About Root Canals A root canal… Continue reading Myths About Root Canals
Our permanent teeth have a huge role to play … we need them to work for us for our lifetime. There are numerous dental conditions that may require intervention to be able to continue to eat favorite foods, speak clearly, and smile with confidence. Dental crowns provide a solution that helps to eliminate some of… Continue reading Tooth Restorations: How Dental Crowns Can Help